A Sydney family claims they found a needle in an orange purchased from Woolworths on Monday.
Four-year-old Maddie Sheridan found the needle after asking her mum for a piece of fruit.
They took the contaminated fruit back to the purchase point at Woolworths in Casula, in Sydney’s south west, shares 7 news.
The supermarket confirmed the disturbing find and police have been notified.
“We’re shocked. We feel violated,” Maddie’s mum said.
Investigators will now question when the orange was compromised as it may have been in storage for several weeks.
The most recent info on the fruit sabouteur was that police were no closer to finding answers.
Mango has also fell victim – read more here
Stay alert and continue to cut fruit where possible.
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